Cannabis and its derivatives

pharmacology and experimental psychology: proceedings of a Symposium arranged by the Institute for the Study of Drug Dependence, London, May 1972
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Oxford University Press , London
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Statementedited by W. D. M. Paton and June Crown.
SeriesOxford medical publications
ContributionsPaton, William D. M., ed., Crown, June, ed., Institute for the Study of Drug Dependence.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRS165.C2 C36
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 198 p., [3] leaves.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5521247M
LC Control Number73594930

Cannabis and Cannabinoids examines the benefits, drawbacks, and side effects of medical marijuana as a treatment for various conditions and diseases.

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